Jewish Education and Engagement

 

The Jewish Education and Engagement Department of the Federation offers a resource to all those interested in Jewish learning throughout Rochester. We provide programming for families, teens and adults in addition to support for area youth groups and Jewish educators.

 

 

  • Opportunities for teens such as community service projects, Israel experiences and activities bridging denominations.

 

  • Consultation and support to community institutions.

 

  • Jan Katz Grinspoon Award for Excellence in Jewish Education


 

For more information about Jewish Education and Engagement, contact Director Rachel Kest, rkest@jewishrochester.org

FEDERATION SPONSORED EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES COMING SOON:

May

06

PJOW Goes To The Warrior Factory

The Warrior Factory 3150 West Henrietta Road
Rochester, NY 14623

May

13

Mother's Day Tea And Tushies

Temple B'rith Kodesh 2131 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY

Jun

14

PJ Library Community Dinner And Mister G Concert

Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center 1200 Edgewood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618

Jan Katz Grinspoon Award for Excellence in Jewish Education

 

  • A nominated educator must currently be employed by a Jewish organization OR work independently as a Jewish educator. Nominees should demonstrate commitment to Jewish education, creative thinking and implementation of teaching methods and materials, and the demonstrated ability to make a positive impact on their students' lives.

 

  • Winner will receive: $1,500 cash prize + $500 towards Professional Development

 

  • This is a two–step process:
    1. Nominate an educator using this nomination form
    2. Once we receive the nomination form, the Federation will send out an additional link to the nominee.

 

  • Both forms are due by Wednesday, May 2nd at 5:00 pm

 

  • PJ Library

    Enroll your child, aged six months to eight years, and receive free Jewish-content books and CDs mailed monthly to your home.

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    Enroll your child, aged six months to eight years, and receive free Jewish-content books and CDs mailed monthly to your home.

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  • Teens

    Through JewishTeensROC we offer lots of opportunities for teens to gather, learn and perform community service. ALL teens in Jewish Rochester are welcome to participate!

    Through JewishTeensROC we offer lots of opportunities for teens to gather, learn and perform community service. ALL teens in Jewish Rochester are welcome to participate!

    Through JewishTeensROC we offer lots of opportunities for teens to gather, learn and perform community service. ALL teens in Jewish Rochester are welcome to participate!

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